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Town Council

Town council is composed of seven individuals (Mayor, Deputy Mayor and five Councillors) who serve for a four-year term. The current Council was elected in the fall of 2013 the next election is in the fall of 2017. It is Council’s responsibility to oversee the Town’s policy development and ensure, through the Chief Administrative Officer, that policy is implemented by the Town’s Administration.Council also sets the annual operating and capital budgets and sit on a number of boards and committees.

On this page:

Upcoming Meetings
Presenting to Council
Council News
Audio Recordings of Meetings

Council Meetings

Regular Meetings of Town Council take place on the second and fourth Mondays of each month, working policy meetings, called Governance and Priorities meetings, meet on the first Monday of each month.
All meetings are open to the public and commence at 5:00 pm in Council Chambers, unless otherwise noted.
Meeting updates are posted live during the meeting via Twitter under the hashtag #YPEcouncil

Upcoming Council Meetings

Presenting to Council

During each meeting there is a designated time for public comments scheduled towards the end. During that time members of the public are invited to comment (up to ten minutes in length) on a topic of discussion listed on the meetings agenda. Additionally you can request that a discussion item be brought before Council, to inquire about bringing an item before Council either as a presentation or as a request for discussion please contact the Executive Assistant to the CAO and Council via the form below or by calling 780-624-2574.

Please note all items submitted to Council are public. Council meetings are voice recorded.

Council News

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Council Newswire: August 14

Town Council August 14, 2017 regular meeting Significant updates from the August 14 regular meeting of Peace River Town Council ...
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Council Newswire: July 31

Town Council July 31, 2017 special meeting Significant updates from the July 31 special meeting of Peace River Town Council are ...
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Town Council July 17, 2017 regular meeting

Significant updates from the July 17 regular meeting of Peace River Town Council are below. You can view the agenda ...
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Mayor Tarpey’s Speech Regarding the Beginning of Construction of the Second Highway Bridge

Allow me to start by acknowledging that this official start to the construction of our second highway bridge is being ...
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Agendas & Minutes

By following the link above you can access council agendas and minutes from the most recent, to as far back at the year 2000, more will be made available as they are digitized. Recent agendas and minutes are posted the Thursday before each regular council meeting.

Audio Recordings


*Please note: due to a technical issue the recording from June 27, 2016 is unavailable.